Enjoy a smooth ride and the feeling of a job well done with the STIHL RZ 960 K zero-turn mower featuring an innovative suspension system with mowing deck height compensation for operator comfort and a 60” commercial mowing deck for wide cutting swaths and enhanced durability. The Kawasaki carbureted engine provides reliable operation and consistent power output.
Note: Not available for purchase or delivery in California
- FUEL SYSTEMCarburetor
- FUEL TANK CAPACITY11
Advanced Four-wheel suspension system with mowing deck height compensation
The advanced four-wheel suspension system with mowing deck height compensation is designed to provide a smooth, comfortable ride and consistent cutting height.
Premium suspension seat
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features a premium suspension seat with adjustable backrest, adjustable lumbar support, and adjustable armrests.
Independent front suspension with upper and lower control arms
The STIHL RZ 500 series’ independent front suspension with upper and lower control arms increases stability and offers a better quality ride.
Swingarm rear suspension with shock absorbers
The adjustable rear suspension with shock absorbers are designed to help provide performance and comfort while mowing uneven surfaces.
Heavy-Duty 10" Cast Iron, Greaseable Mower Deck Spindles with Taper Lock Pulleys
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features taper lock spindle pulleys to ensure perfect belt alignment and the tightest fit between the pulley and spindle to ensure a long service life.
Greaseable Mower Deck Spindles
Greaseable mower spindles allow for user maintenance and extend the life span of each spindle.
Large fuel capacity
Provides fuel coverage for large jobs and features a large opening for easy fueling. Plus, the fuel gauge is visible from the operator seat to monitor fuel level.
Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
The advanced ROPS features polyurethane blocks to prevent rattling while in motion and conveniently folds for easy storage and trailer transport between jobs.
Deluxe Suspension Seat with Armrests
Adjustable suspension seat with adjustable backrest, armrests, and lumbar support. They are designed to provide a comfortable ride throughout the job.
Two USB-A ports
Two USB-A ports provide 3.15 amps of power to charge devices.
The STIHL RZ 960 K & STIHL RZ 972 K feature a 35 hp Kawasaki carbureted engine
The STIHL RZ 960 K & STIHL RZ 972 K feature a 35 hp Kawasaki carbureted engine for reliable operation and consistent power output.
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features a commercial grade, fabricated 60” or 72" mowing deck
The professional-grade 60” or 72" fabricated mowing decks of the STIHL RZ 900 Series mowers provide durability and long life.
Integrated Cup Holders
Cup holders conveniently keep drinks secure and within reach.
Foot-operated Cutting Height
Users can easily adjust the cutting height while seated.
This zero-turn mower features a rear trailer hitch for towing additional accessories and attachments*.
*Accessories and attachments sold separately.
Commercial-grade Hydro-Gear® ZT-5400 Transaxles include 9" cooling fans
Hydro-Gear® ZT-5400 transaxles enable a top forward ground speed of 12 mph, a top reverse speed of 5 mph and feature large 9” cooling fans to prevent overheating.
Flexible side rubber discharge chute
Chute allows grass clippings to be released to the side of the mower and out of the way of the cutting path.
Independent front suspension with mower deck height compensation
Independent front suspension features two control arms that connect to shock absorbers, designed to ensure wheels remain
perpendicular to the ground throughout the range of travel.
Four-wheel suspension system with independent front suspension and rear shock absorbers
Adjustable to suit your yard’s terrain, the rear suspension uses shock absorbers to help stabilize the machine for a consistent cutting height and a smooth, comfortable ride.
Flip-up floor pan
Flip-up floor provides convenient serviceability and cleaning of the mowing deck.
Efficient Two-belt mower drive system
Two-belt mower drive system results in less strain and flex on the belts, allowing the belts to run cooler and enabling a longer lifespan and less maintenance.
Made in America
A majority of STIHL products sold in America are made in America of U.S. and global materials.
|FUEL TANK CAPACITY
|ZT-5400 Hydro-Gear ® with 9" cooling fans
|FORWARD GROUND SPEED
|REVERSE GROUND SPEED
|MOWING HEIGHT RANGE
|1.5" - 5"
|Fabricated from 10-gauge steel with a 10-gauge doubler in the spindle area and 1/2" reinforcement plates on the leading edge
|CUTTING HEIGHT OPTIONS
|3 - MARBAIN Hardened
|13 x 6.5-6 – Flat Free
|26 x 12-12
|Pressurized with Oil Filter
|2.5" x 1.18" Double Row Angular Ball Bearings
|10" Cast Iron & Greaseable
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